A quadcopter is a flying drone that runs on the radio.
More recently, the drones were used only by the military for intelligence purposes, and it was difficult to imagine that children will soon play with it.
Quadcopter – is really a toy of a new generation, which replaced the RC helicopters. The quadcopter is controlled much easier than a helicopter. Quadcopters can be if different sizes. The beginner will find it easier to learn flying with big ones. Typically, such device is easier in control, and it’s harder to lose sight of it, while flying on the air. Also big quadcopters have big load capacity that allows you to set camera and shoot stunning videos. But due to their large size they are sometimes unwieldy.
Middle-sized quadcopter is the most versatile machine which is useful both for street and home. As a rule, they have quite high speed and throttle response. They are suitable for beginners and experienced pilots. Do not worry about difficulty of managing. Practice a couple of hours and you’ll be able to control the drone quite professionally.
Small quadcopters are perfect for indoor. There is always a danger outside, that you can lose it, if drone will fly too far away. In such cases you’ll most unlikely find it, if it doesn’t have a function of returning home.
Many quadcopters have mounted cameras, that make possible to record the city from the height of 1-2 km. Some experts fear, that high flying drones can be dangerous for aircraft. There is one documented case of dangerous rapprochement of the drone and aircraft. Fortunately, all went well.
You should pay attention on these criteria when buying quadcopter:
• The size of the drone;
• The range;
• Load capacity;
• The presence of the camera;
• Speed and throttle response.
You can buy quadcopter in the shop (not in all the shops of the city) or order via the Internet. But, in this case, you will need to wait some time until the package reach you. Specialists recommend to stock up screws and batteries. The quadcopter will be a perfect and popular gift for people of any age.